Every Linux OS have its own flavor.
So how do you identify this flavor in your linux. You don’t need to worry about this when your machine has been installed with Gnome or KDE.
How about for machine which is running the Linux environment in X.
Try running “gcc -v“. This command will help you to show the flavor used.
Reading specs from /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i486-slackware-linux/3.3.4/specs
Configured with: ../gcc-3.3.4/configure –prefix=/usr –enable-shared –enable-threads=posix –enable-__cxa_atexit –disable-checking –with-gnu-ld –verbose –target=i486-slackware-linux –host=i486-slackware-linux
Thread model: posix
gcc version 3.3.4